not all those who wander are lost

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The former Detroit House of Correction, in it’s last incarnation as a women’s prison was closed in 2004.

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This thing is what they used to slam all the cell doors shut simultaneously – hence the term “slammer”

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The more modern part of the facility includes several of these style buildings, which are more like dormitory style housing rather than bars like an animal cage.

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This is the slot that they jammed your food tray through. Just like in the movies.

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Guard towers for supervision, and in case of emergency, snipers nest.

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Main lobby vestibule.

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